Social and Behavioral Sciences Department School of Public Health Boston University

Social and Behavioral Sciences Department School of Public Health Boston University

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
86%
14%
student ratio
132
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
59%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Health Promotion Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 361
    • Accepted 213
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 55
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $115
    • Application Fee - International $115
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, DAT, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, GMAT
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 600 paper-based; 100 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students132
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students132
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Full-time Percentage62%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian64%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown11%

Location & Contact

Social and Behavioral Sciences Department

School of Public Health
Boston University

Boston, MA 02215
United States

Dr. Mary Jane England

Interim Chair, Community Health Sciences

Phone: 617-638-5160
Email: asksb@bu.edu

Ms. LePhan Quan

Associate Director of Admissions

Phone: 617-638-4640
Fax: 617-638-5299
Email: asksph@bu.edu


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